A brief rundown of what’s happening at Circle Cinema
OPENING MAY 18
A documentary portrait of Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Rated PG.
Pope Francis: A Man of His Word
An intimate look at the work and mission of Pope Francis, from reforms to the social justice efforts that drive his papacy. Rated PG.
OPENING MAY 25
Borg vs. McEnroe
A dramatic sports biopic of the 1980s rivalry between tennis greats Björn Borg and John McEnroe. Shia LaBeouf stars as the volatile McEnroe. Rated R.
A Japanese woman falls for her English instructor in this heartwarming, Independent Spirit Award-nominated romantic dramedy from executive producers Will Ferrell and Adam McKay.
A Native American rodeo rider faces the loss of his livelihood after a severe head injury. Winner of the Directors’ Fortnight at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. See review here. Rated R.
OPENING JUNE 1
How To Talk To Girls at Parties
From director John Cameron Mitchell (“Hedwig and the Angry Inch”). Elle Fanning stars as an alien in London’s 1970s exotic punk rock scene who, along with two locals, finds herself in an intergalactic battle. Co-starring Nicole Kidman. Rated R.
Lu Over The Wall
Anime Club presents this modern fable of a student and his bandmates, whose music lures an unexpected guest: a mermaid. Rated PG. (Fri. & Sat. May 18 & 19, 10:00 p.m.)
Royal Wedding Experience
On the big screen at 5 a.m., England’s royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle. Mini-breakfast of Brit fare and tea from White Lion Pub. Tickets $12; Circle members $10. (Sat. May 19, 5:00 a.m.)
Do No Harm: The Opioid Epidemic
Narrated by Oscar nominee Ed Harris, this documentary examines the growing crisis of opioid addiction in America. (Mon. May 21, 7:30 p.m.)
A fun, fascinating documentary about Japan’s top ramen chefs and their diehard fans. (Thu. May 24, 7:30 p.m.; Fri. & Sat. May 25 & 26, 9:30 p.m.)
An Oklahoma Tornado Story: Beowulf On Radio Road
Brian Haas and other local musicians play musical accompaniment to tornado footage. See story here. Pre-show reception at 6:30 p.m. (Sat. June 2, 8:00 p.m.)
D-Day Film Event
The annual showing of “D-Day Remembered,” an award-winning documentary about the WWII Normandy invasion. Memorabilia will also be on display. This event is free. (Wed. June 6, 2:00 & 6:00 p.m.)
The Big Trail
A second screening by popular demand. This 1930 Western epic starring John Wayne will be projected reel-to-reel from an archival 35MM film print. Sponsored by Gilcrease Museum. Tickets $15; Circle members $10. (Sun. May 27, 2:00 p.m.)